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Fox 26 Houston: National Women's Health WeekMay 10, 2016

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5_10_16_Houston Fox 26 Early Detection National Women's Health Week

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May 8-14 is National Women’s Health Week. Rhonda McKithern of Solis Mammography – the nation's largest independent provider of breast screening and diagnostics discusses the importance of early breast cancer detection. Early Detection Matters – Think of food sizes:

o    Pea size: Average-size lump found by regular repeat mammograms

o    Lima Bean size: Average-size lump if found in first mammogram

o    Grape size: Average-size lump found by women practicing regular self-exams

o    Brussel Sprout size: Average-size lump found by women practicing occasional self-exams

o    Walnut size: Average-size lump found by woman untrained in self-exams